Hello Linux Geeksters. As you may know, Evolution is the default mail client of Gnome. The latest version avilable is Evolution 3.10 Beta 2 (Evolution 3.9.92), which brings bugfixes to the previous version. Evolution 3.10 Beta 2 is part of the Gnome 3.10 Desktop, which should be released in the following months.
In this article I will show you how to install and test Evolution 3.10 Beta 2 (Evolution 3.9.92) on Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander. This installation instructions should also work on Linux Mint 16 Petra, since Linux Mint is 100 % Ubuntu compatible.
Because it is available via PPA, installing Evolution 3.10 Beta 2 (Evolution 3.9.92) on Ubuntu Saucy is easy. All you have to do is add the PPA, update the local repository index and install the evolution package. Like this:
$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:fta/gnome3
$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install evolution